The World is Losing Fish to Eat as Oceans Warm, Study Finds

Fish populations are declining as oceans warm, putting a key source of food and income at risk for millions of people around the world, according to research published last week. From a report: The study found that the amount of seafood that humans could sustainably harvest from a wide range of species shrank by 4.1 percent from 1930 to 2010, a casualty of human-caused climate change. “That 4 percent decline…

March 4, 2019
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Facebook is looking to launch enterprise editions of its Oculus Go and Oculus Quest virtual reality headsets this year, according to a job listing (Janko Roettgers/Variety)

March 4, 2019

Janko Roettgers / Variety: Facebook is looking to launch enterprise editions of its Oculus Go and Oculus Quest virtual reality headsets this year, according to a job listing  —  Facebook is looking to launch enterprise edition versions of its Oculus Go and Oculus Quest virtual reality (VR) headsets this year, according to a job listing published late last week. Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Alphabet startup Chronicle launches Backstory, a “Google Photos for network security” that makes network history easy to search and draw insights from (Thomas Brewster/Forbes)

March 4, 2019

Thomas Brewster / Forbes: Alphabet startup Chronicle launches Backstory, a “Google Photos for network security” that makes network history easy to search and draw insights from  —  It’s been a year since Alphabet, Google’s parent company, announced a moonshot cybersecurity company called Chronicle. Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Android TV Bug Gave Users Access To Strangers’ Google Photos

Over the weekend, a disturbed Android TV owner took to Twitter when he realized, through the Google Home app, he could access a massive list of random accounts, as well as photos they’d added to their Google Photos albums. From a report: If someone were to click on “linked accounts” while setting your Google Photos screensaver, the Google Home bug apparently showed a giant, scrolling list of users. From there,…

March 4, 2019
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Google announces Chromebook App Hub, an online resource for educators and administrators to learn about Chromebook apps for schools (Paul Sawers/VentureBeat)

March 4, 2019

Paul Sawers / VentureBeat: Google announces Chromebook App Hub, an online resource for educators and administrators to learn about Chromebook apps for schools  —  Google’s efforts to infiltrate the lucrative education sphere appear to be on track, with the company recently revealing some fresh numbers to demonstrate … Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Google Is Still Working on China Search Engine, Employees Claim

Google is still pursuing its plan to launch a censored search engine for China, The Intercept reported Monday, citing unnamed employees. From the report: Late last year, bosses moved engineers away from working on the controversial project, known as Dragonfly, and said that there were no current plans to launch it. However, a group of employees at the company was unsatisfied with the lack of information from leadership on the…

March 4, 2019
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